Another case of the SORAS; Alexis’ daughter Molly recast; Sebastian Roche & Bruce Weitz return plus more casting news!.
As previously reported, ABC’s General Hospital isn’t stopping with the aging of children with Michael, Kristina and Morgan. Alexis Davis (Nancy Lee Grahn) and Ric Lansing’s (Rick Hearst) daughter, Molly has been hit by the aging bug. Haley Alexis Pullos will taking over the role on July 2. The youngster is said to be a bookworm and her first appearance on the soap will be her reading a book from the Pandora series, coincidentally written by her castmate Carolyn Hennesy (Diane).
Another new addition to the cast is stage actor Ronnie Marmo, who co-founded 68 Cent Crew Theater in Los Angeles with Tyler Christopher (Nikolas Cassadine). Marmo’s character is said to be an associate of hired hit man Dominic (Dominic Zamprogna). Marmo appears on July 9th.
Returning to Port Charles is Sebastian Roche and Bruce Weitz. Roche will reprise his role as Jerry Jacks for a short term arc this summer beginning in July. Weitz returns as Anthony Zaccharra, father of Claudia and Johnny Zaccharra. TVSource Magazine hinted to the return on Weitz on Monday afternoon via Twitter. Weitz reprises his role on July 10th, interacting with Steve Burton (Jason).
Congratulations to Lexi Ainsworth (Kristina), as the young actress has been placed on contract.